Articles Tagged ‘American’

Southwest overtakes American and passes 100 million mark

Southwest overtakes American and passes 100 million markSouthwest has finally overtaken American in passenger numbers and passed the 100 million mark in 2007. How much did domestic traffic grow in 2007? What are the latest trends? Which US airline carries most international passengers? Which airports are handling the most domestic and international passengers flying on US airlines?

US domestic growth gathers momentum – Southwest widens gap over American

US domestic growth gathers momentumAfter sluggish growth (and traffic declines) for most of the last two years, traffic surged ahead by 7% in August. When was growth last that high? How are the top 10 domestic airlines performing in terms of market share? Is Southwest still pulling away from American? Which LCC has shown the biggest increase in its market share?